Computer Security Resource Center

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ITL Bulletin

Advancing Security Automation and Standardization: Revised Technical Specifications Issued for the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP)

Date Published: January 2012

Author(s)

Shirley Radack (NIST)

Abstract

Keywords

configuration management; cyber security; information security; information systems; information technology (IT); National Vulnerability Database; NIST Special Publications; risk management; Risk Management Framework; Security Content Automation Protocol; security checklists; security controls; software flaws; security management; threats; voluntary consensus standards; vulnerabilities
Control Families

None selected

Documentation

Publication:
January 2012 ITL Bulletin

Supplemental Material:
None available

Topics

Security and Privacy
security automation